Nehemiah - Orpheus
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Nehemiah▲ 1 .. Biblical: the prophet assigned to lead the Jews on their return to Jerusalem from exile in Babylon .. Nehemiah is an unconventional masculine name. [Nechemia, .. 2 more]
Nestor▼ 2 .. Both meanings are related to the aged but vigorous king of Pilos, a character in Homer's "Iliad", who longed for the Trojan War to be finished so he could return to his home in Greece .. Nestor has been on a downward trend in popularity as a given name for boys over the years. [Nester, Nesterio, .. 2 more]
Orestes 3 .. Upon the king's return from the Trojan War, he was murdered by his wife, Clytemnestra, and her lover, Aegisthus .. Orestes is unconventional as a given name. [Aoresty, .. 2 more]
Orpheus 4 .. The gods were so moved by his music that they agreed to her return on the condition that Orpheus not look back at her as he led her upward to the sky .. Orpheus is rarely used as a given name. [Orfeo, .. 1 more]
Summary of all Return names (and their variants) for boys.
[Nehemiah - Orpheus]
Nehemiah [Nechemya, Nechemia, Nechemiah], Nestor [Nester, Nestore, Nestorio, Nesterio], Orestes [Oreste, Aresty, Aoresty], Orpheus [Orfeo, Orphie]